New online services:
EU Trademarks and
Registered Community Designs
Agency TRIA ROBIT
Intellectual Property Protection
Central and Eastern Europe
Russia and CIS
December 18, 2009 | RUSSIA
The Singapore Treaty on the Law of Trademarks came into force with respect to the Russian Federation
The Singapore Treaty on the Law of Trademarks (hereinafter "Singapore Treaty") came into force with respect to the Russian Federation on December 18, 2009.
November 27, 2009 | UKRAINE
Cyrillic .ukr domain to start operating on Internet in Feb-March 2010
The Ukrainian Network Information Center (UNIC) has submitted an application to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to register the .ukr domain in Cyrillic, UNIC Director Yuriy Honcharuk said at a press conference in Kyiv on Nov. 26.
November 25, 2009 | RUSSIA
.РФ Domains Sunrise Registration Launched
Today, November 25, 2009 starting 12.00 MSK trademark holders and state authorities may enjoy .РФ Domains Sunrise Registration as per the approved schedule.
July 31, 2009 | KYRGYZ REPUBLIC
Resolution on Realization of the Decree of President of the Kyrgyz Republic
On July 29, 2009 Mr. Igor Chudinov, Prime-Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic signed the Resolution on Realization of the Decree of the Kyrgyz Republic President “On Organization of the National Domain names System Functioning”.
May 29, 2009 | MOLDOVA
From June 1, 2009 AGEPI is available to render service on the electronic filing of documents
Beginning from 01.05.2009 AGEPI is available to receive applications (documents) in the electronic form, using the digital signature.
May 20, 2009 | RUSSIA
Press release on 7th Russia – EU Intellectual Property Dialogue Meeting
On the May 20th, 2009 the seventh meeting of the Russia-EU IP Dialogue took place in the Federal Service for Intellectual Property, Patents and Trademarks (Rospatent).
April 11, 2009 | UKRAINE
Ukraine accesses International Agreements
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) informed that on 7 April, 2009 Ukraine accessed to the Locarno Agreement Establishing an International Classification for Industrial Designs which will enter into force on 7 July 2009 in Ukraine and accessed to the Strasbourg Agreement Concerning the International Patent Classification will enter into force on 7 April 2010 in Ukraine.
April 03, 2009 | POLAND
The Republic of Poland accesses International Agreement
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) informed that on 2 April, 2009 the The Republic of Poland accessed to the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement concerning the international registration of industrial designs which will enter into force on 2 July 2009 in Poland.
January 15, 2009 | ESTONIA
Filing activity of applications for legal protection of industrial property in 2008
Applications received by the Estonian Patent Office.
August 22, 2008 | RUSSIA
Nanotechnology specialist opts for branding strategy
Nanowerk reports that the Russian Corporation of Nanotechnologies has launched the RUSNANO brand. It is not so common for a business-to-business enterprise in a high-tech sector such as nanotechnology to adopt such a positive and high-profile branding strategy; in this instance the branding work was put out to tender rather than being conceived in-house. According to Nanowerk